Comprehensive directory containing biographies of world's most famous journalists.

Journalists are the ones who seek and collect information from various sources and distribute it as news to a wider audience through means such as newspapers, radio, television or internet. The term journalist covers a wide category of professionals involved in the collection and presentation of information especially through publishing and broadcasting means. Journalism is a very demanding profession, especially in today’s fast-paced life. Journalists are known to work long and grueling hours, visit inhospitable places, and interact with unreceptive people in their quest to gather valuable information in the quickest possible manner. Journalists may work as reporters who research for information and write reports for the publications they work for. And there are photojournalists who convey their messages through photographs accompanied by a story or caption. There are some journalists who cover all types of stories, ranging from current affairs to global politics, while some others choose to specialize in a given category like sports or crime. This field also includes feature writers who write longer pieces to provide background to a popular news story and specialist writers who provide columns and commentary on topics such as food, traveling, relationships, entertainment, etc. Journalism is a dynamic field, ever evolving to include newer genres like alternative journalism, convergence journalism and new journalism. Read on to learn about the life and works of famous journalists from all over the world.

Julian Assange Julian Assange
Australian, Ecuadorian

Megyn Kelly Megyn Kelly
American

Christopher Hitchens Christopher Hitchens
British, American
Kathie Lee Gifford Kathie Lee Gifford
French, American

Milo Yiannopoulos Milo Yiannopoulos
Greek, British

Ann Coulter Ann Coulter
American

James May James May
British

David Muir David Muir
American
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Jake Tapper Jake Tapper
American

Dana Bash Dana Bash
American
Dan Rather Dan Rather
American

Hoda Kotb Hoda Kotb
Egyptian, American

Jack London Jack London
American

Ed Sullivan Ed Sullivan
American

Brianna Keilar Brianna Keilar
Australian

Amy Robach Amy Robach
American

Maria Ressa Maria Ressa
Filipino
Christiane Amanpour Christiane Amanpour
Bosnian, Iranian, British, American

George Will George Will
American

Ted Allen Ted Allen
American

Daniel Pearl Daniel Pearl
Israeli, American

Ryan Haddon Ryan Haddon
American

Jemele Hill Jemele Hill
American

Jim Cramer Jim Cramer
American
Ari Melber Ari Melber
American

David Simon David Simon
American

Tamron Hall Tamron Hall
American

Nellie Bly Nellie Bly
American
Henry Morton Stanley Henry Morton Stanley
British, American, Welsh

Kasie Hunt Kasie Hunt
American
Emily Maitlis Emily Maitlis
Canadian, British

Peter Jennings Peter Jennings
Canadian, American